Water Sandals Women’s Favorites (Our Top 4 Best Picks)

If your part of the world is filled with sunny days and high cirrus clouds, you might be wondering “What’s this about ‘Water Sandals Women’s Favorites’?”  But know that here in Chicagoland, we’re kayaking in our yards. The question isn’t whether it WILL rain, but what kind of rain we’ll get–steady downpours, light mists akin […]

Comfortable Shoes for Spring from Favorite Brands

Fashion sneakers, peep-toe booties, ghillie-laces, the color rose, perfs and cutouts–that’s the spring shoe scene in a nutshell. Can problem feet enjoy spring’s trends while keeping comfy? That’s our aim with this feature. We’ve culled a collection of new or updated styles from favorite brands known for quality and comfort. Whether you need a removable footbed, […]

Keen Terradora : The Newest Keen Women’s Hiking Boots

Keen Terradora Waterproof This review of the Keen Terradora Waterproof hiking shoe  is sponsored by KeenFootwear.com.  The opinions are completely my own based on experience.  I’ve relied on Keen women’s hiking boots for their support and comfort on many, many outdoor adventures – some rugged and extreme, some local and leisurely.  So of course the newest style of […]


Awesome Running Shoe Choices:Altra Shoes and Hoka One One

If this is how you feel about exercise, maybe the problem stems from wearing the wrong shoes. I’m not a runner, but I do love to walk on the local prairie path. But even the smallest foot issue can take center stage during a long walk if my shoes don’t fit and feel well. Too tight […]


Our Gripping Love Affair With Vans Original Shoe

Is there any item in street fashion more instantly identifiable than a pair of Vans, those canvas-top boat shoes with the insanely grippy soles? Adored by skateboarders, surfers, and hipsters everywhere, they are the essence of timeless simplicity. And that’s where the trouble starts—trouble for the manufacturer, at least. Because the fashion world loves nothing […]


Reviewing Asics GT-2000 4 Lite-Show

The GT-2000 4 is a moderately cushioned stability shoe that is perfect for someone who wants a basic shoe with a stable and somewhat cushioned ride. Add in the Lite-Show characteristics, and you have a solid shoe for fall and winter runs! The reflective detail really stands out well when light shines on them, and […]


The Review of Nike Zoom Structure 20

Fall is the season when all the major stability shoes are released. For Nike, this means an update to the Zoom Odyssey and to the Zoom Structure. The LunarGlide was updated earlier during the year. The Structure is a well cushioned high mileage running shoe that offers moderate to high support for over-pronation. It retails […]